October 30, 2015

Life Of Alexander The Great #34 – The Orient Express

In this shortish episode, we talk about Alexander's increasing “orientalism” – the potential reasons for it and the ways it caused him trouble. HOW TO LISTEN […]
October 25, 2015

Life Of Alexander The Great #33 – The Death of Darius

Darius gives a long speech to his inner circle about how much he values their loyalty – and as a show of thanks, they clap him […]
October 17, 2015

Life Of Alexander The Great #32- Persepolis

Alexander enters Persepolis – and then has it destroyed. The greatest city in the world (probably) at the time and he not only allows it to […]
October 11, 2015

Life Of Alexander The Great #31 – The Persian Gates

Believe it or not, Alexander nearly blows it in this episode! He falls for a trap and gets a bunch of his men killed. But, as […]
October 2, 2015

Life Of Alexander The Great #30 – Babylon

In Episode #30, Alexander marches on Babylon, one of the Wonders of the Ancient World, while Darius runs for the mountains and tries to convince his […]